OVERLAND PARK, Kan., March 25 /PRNewswire/ — LightWild today announced it has shipped more than 21,000 meters of its 1-meter Junior Linear LED fixtures for use on the exterior facade of 23 Red Line stations of the Dubai Metro Project. The LED fixtures illuminate the fins in the external cladding of the above-ground stations.
The Dubai Metro will be the longest fully automated rail system in the world with a total of 70 kilometers (43 mi) of lines and 47 stations, including 9 underground stations. The Red Line and a second Green Line will run underground in the city center and on elevated viaducts.
LightWild’s distributor in the UAE, Gargash Lighting Systems LLC, supplied the Junior Linear product for the Dubai Metro project, which is scheduled to begin operating in September 2009.
LightWild’s Junior Linear is one of three Linear product families offered by LightWild for architectural applications. The Junior Linear is a UL/CE wet location rated fixture utilized for accent lighting in coves, cabinets and halo lighting applications.
LightWild is an architectural LED lighting and control solutions company specified by architects and light designers worldwide. The company’s blend of architectural grade fixtures, intelligent lighting controls and a full-service project engineering team provides specifiers with products and services for successful projects every time. LightWild’s environmentally friendly broad application accent lighting is used in commercial venues. For more information, please visit www.LightWild.com.
About Gargash Lighting Systems
Gargash Lighting Systems LLC (GLS) has made constant efforts in using the virtues of light to best suit architectural spaces. Though a late comer to the industry among well established companies & formed in 1998, with a staff of two, we have grown to a large team of engineers and interior designers who have a passion for lighting. The entire team is well versed in the architecture of illumination. For additional information, please visit www.glsdubai.ae.